John Brimley


English organist. Cantor of Durham Cathedral 1536-7. Organist of Durham Cathedral 1541-76. At Masses held in the Cathedral at the time of the Rising of the North (1569) John Brimley played the organ 'in the loft over the quier door' and was subsequently called to account, but afterwards he was reconciled and no action was taken against him.

IVM: England Through 1635